2012 Facing Race Ambassador Awards

Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundations hosted a celebration honoring anti-racism activists in Minnesota. We honored five individuals working to build communities where everyone feels safe, valued and respected.

2012 Facing Race Ambassador Awards event

2012 Recipients

Mahmoud El-Kati, professor emeritus of history at Macalester College

Steve Pederson, farmer and founding member, Alexandria Cultural Inclusiveness Committee


2012 Honorable Mentions

Elizabeth A. Campbell, emerging business inclusion coordinator at Ryan Companies

Taneeza Islam, civil rights director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, Minnesota

T. Gregory Stavrou, executive director of the Rochester Civic Theatre